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New Egypt Government

Arab Spring states revel in Olympic pride

The Egyptians are keen to show that they too have managed to field a team despite the crises that have convulsed the world's most populous Arab state

July 31, 2012 9:37
 
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Saudi development fund to lend Tunisia $220 million

The Saudi Fund for Development will extend a total of about $220 million to Tunisia in low-interest loans, Tunisia's Investment and International Cooperation Ministry said, as the North African country seeks to recover from last year's revolution.

July 14, 2012 9:01
 
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Signs of Tunisian recovery-IMF official

Signs of revival in Tunisian economy; Tourism, foreign investment coming back; No request for IMF financing

May 27, 2012 12:12
 
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Tunisia seeks extradition of Ben Ali, traces hidden assets

Tunisia's justice minister said on Tuesday he suspected Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was still benefiting from funds stashed abroad 16 months after his overthrow and urged Saudi Arabia to extradite the former president for trial.

May 23, 2012 12:02
 
The best city to live in the Arab World

The best city to live in the Arab World

Saneou Al Hadath releases its annual best cities to live in report—don’t hold your breath on finding out who ranks number 1.

March 13, 2012 3:58
 
Tunisian court fines newspaper publisher over photo

Tunisian court fines newspaper publisher over photo

A Tunisian court fined a newspaper publisher 1,000 dinars ($665)on Thursday for printing a photograph of a footballer frolicking with his nude girlfriend, raising fears of a media crackdown by the country's new Islamist rulers.

March 10, 2012 5:01
 
Tunisian Parliament bloc proposes Islamic constitution

Tunisian Parliament bloc proposes Islamic constitution

The third-largest party in Tunisia's constituent assembly, charged with writing a new constitution, proposed on Monday a draft document based on Islamic law which will likely alarm the country's secularists.

February 21, 2012 4:39
 
Tunisians celebrate their revolution one year on

Tunisians celebrate their revolution one year on

First anniversary of revolt that launched "Arab Spring"; Celebrations mirror "people power" spirit of revolt; UN chief hails Tunisians' courage

January 15, 2012 2:42
 
Arab media anxious over Egypt vote, Syria

Arab media anxious over Egypt vote, Syria

Arab media coverage of Egypt's first democratic elections reflected nervousness over a historic vote that could raise pressure for more reforms and bring to power Islamists who could change traditional foreign policies.

November 29, 2011 2:22
 

Tunisia economy grew 1.5 percent in Q3

Tunisia's economy grew by 1.5 percent in the third quarter of the year but overall growth in 2011 will be close to zero, central bank governor Mustafa Kamel Nabli said on Thursday.

November 24, 2011 2:20
 
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